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Grimsby

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  • Hundred: Bradley
  • Area: Lindsey North Riding
  • County: Lincolnshire
  • Total population: 32.5 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 2.0 geld units (quite small).

Grimsby appears in 4 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Weelsby.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.1 geld units.
  • Households: 4 villagers.
  • Ploughland: 0.3 ploughlands (land for). 0.1 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 1 acres.
  • Lord in 1066: Rolf (son of Skjaldvor).
  • Lord in 1086: Robert.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Drogo of la BeuvriËre.
  • Phillimore reference: 30,14

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AboutContact ❧ Maps and site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer and team, University of Hull.